Books by Owen F. Witesman

LIVI & NATE by Kalle Hakkola
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 17, 2019

"Raucous fun at the sound of midnight. (Graphic novel. 6-9)"
Nighttime dreams ward off the pull of deep sleep in Hakkola and Ahokoivu's jubilant graphic novel. Read full book review >
NORMA by Sofi Oksanen
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 6, 2017

"In spite of promising material, the question of who will emerge victorious loses its urgency along the way, and the ending, though surprising, fails to satisfy."
Award-winning Finnish-Estonian novelist Oksanen (When the Doves Disappeared, 2015, etc.) tackles the global exploitation of women and the entwined secrets of two families in this story of a woman with magical hair. Read full book review >
HER ENEMY by Leena Lehtolainen
Released: May 14, 2013

"A routine whodunit in the mold of Christie and Sayers, both of whom are cited. Only Maria, outspoken and matter-of-fact, stands out from the crowd."
Maria Kallio may have taken herself out of the Helsinki police, but she finds when she's confronted with another murder that she can't take the detective out of herself. Read full book review >